Articles Tagged ‘san giovanni’

Notte Bianca and San Giovanni fireworks

Notte Bianca and San Giovanni fireworks February 23, 2012 | Nightlife, What's New | Read More
Fireworks lighting up the sky on a warm summer night while people gather in Santo Spirito and listen to music and eat street food. These events only happen in Florence and they happen every summer. As the month of June ends, Florence celebrates its patron saint, St John the Baptist or San Giovanni. This...

New Pedestrian streets starting June 24

New Pedestrian streets starting June 24 June 15, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Are you enjoying the traffic-free Piazza del Duomo? Well now there will be even more space to wander through the ancient cobblestones of Florence. Piazza Pitti, Piazza Santo Spirito, Via Tornabuoni and Via Por Santa Maria will be open only to pedestrians from here on out. Mayor Renzi has been on a mission...